Current Openings

Managing Director, Israel / Chief Program Officer

the MD/CPO will serve as Encounter’s lead representative in the Middle East as we rapidly expand our organizational footprint in the region, liaising with current and prospective stakeholders within Jewish Israeli society, as well as interacting with key supporters in the US. The MD/CPO will oversee all of Encounter’s programs, supervising program teams in both the US and in Israel.

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Director of Development

Encounter seeks a Director of Development to lead its fundraising efforts. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and serving as a member of Encounter’s leadership team, the Director of Development plays a critical role in ensuring the success of Encounter through creating and executing a comprehensive fundraising strategy. They must have experience in identifying, cultivating and stewarding prospective and current donors and a proven track record of managing foundation grants and relationships. The successful candidate will be adept at leading a team of two (with plans for future growth), managing across departments to ensure the Development function is positioned to successfully execute a sound strategy to expand the organization’s impact, and driving toward ambitious fundraising goals.

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